One of the first good luck charms for bracelets was for protection and good luck. Charms were originally know as chants for luck and healing. But nowadays it means charms for bracelets or necklaces.
There are many types of good luck charms. It can be as a necklace that has a charm on it that feels lucky to that person. If you want to be really lucky you can get a custom made bracelet with all the lucky symbols.
From crickets to ladybugs there are many different things that are good luck to many different cultures. The charm bracelet is a very old form of showing off things that you love. In some cultures young women are given one for their 13th birthday.
The person that gives them this also gives them charms for special occasions. There are a number of different kinds of charms to choose form. The many good luck charms vary from country to country. The ones that are well known are as listed below:
Angels, Crescents, Daisies, Holly, Jade, Keys, Lizards, Numbers, Opal, Pigs, Quartz, Red Things, Stars, Tattoos, Crickets, Ladybugs, Dragonflies, Scarabs, Acorns, Rainbow (because it has 7 colors), Dolphins, Tortoises, Elephants, Red Bats, Tigers, Buddha, Saint Christopher, Dream Catchers, Red Chinese Lanterns, Horseshoe, Coins, A Pot of Gold, Nautical Star, Four Leaf Clover, Bamboo, A Wishing Well, Wishbone, Falling Star
There are a lot of the charms that you can put onto a bracelet. You choose what is lucky to you and see if they have that charm at the place you are getting it from. The charm bracelet has changed over the last few centuries.
In the olden days it was an amulet to ward off evil spirits. There are limitless possibilities to the lucky charms; it all greatly depends on the person and where they are from.